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Lady Dogs roll Warriors in league opener

Alhambra junior Gabby Chase (pictured above against Acalanes) had four kills and an ace in the Bulldogs’ 3-0 win in the Diablo Athletic League opener against Ygnacio Valley on Sept. 27, 2016. (MARK FIERNER / Martinez Tribune)

By GERARDO RECINOS Martinez Tribune If Tuesday’s league opener is an indicator of what the season holds for the Lady Bulldog volleyball team, we wont be seeing another long layoff between playoff appearances. Alhambra’s Sept. 27 2-0 straight-set win in the Diablo Athletic League opener couldn’t have gone any smoother. ...

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Lady Bulldogs win against Northgate

Alhambra senior Sasha Marshall had two important kills to force a fifth set and helped the Bulldogs come back from down 2-0 to win 3-2 on Thursday Sept. 22, 2016, against the Northgate Broncos. (MARK FIERNER / Martinez Tribune)

We may have a front-runner for the not yet existent Martinez Tribune Match of the Year. And for that, we thank the girls volleyball team for staying resilient and battling. The Lady Bulldog volleyball team was down 2-0 in their hotly-contested match against Northgate before they came all the way ...

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Lady Bulldogs struggled with former DFAL foe

By GERARDO RECINOS Martinez Tribune Last week the Bulldogs split their games against Freedom-Oakley and Acalanes-Lafayette respectively, but the margin between the two results really highlights what the league restructuring will do for the Bulldogs in 2016. The Acalanes Dons made easy work of the Bulldogs on Sept. 15, taking ...

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Matadors cruise to victory over Bulldogs

Alhambra junior Rachel Gray sets up a pass in the Bulldogs’ 3-0 loss to the Miramonte Matadors on Sept. 20, 2016. (MARK FIERNER / Martinez Tribune)

By GERARDO RECINOS Martinez Tribune If you looked at the Lady Dogs game last week against Acalanes, and then again at their game against Miramonte on Tuesday night, you’d see they were basically carbon copy answers to one question. Why were the leagues re-conferenced? When you have a team that ...

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Minutemen too physical for Lady Dogs

Amanda Beattie decides whether she will pass of shoot in the Bulldog girls’ 11-8 loss to the Concord High Minutemen on Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016. (MARK FIERNER / Martinez Tribune)

By GERARDO RECINOS Martinez Tribune Concord and Alhambra’s girls took to the pool on Wednesday afternoon as the sun started to descend and played on of the more physical games of water polo that pool has ever seen. Concord’s Lady Minutemen were victorious by a score of 11-8, but the ...

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Davis on the Tonight Show!

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Alhambra alum and Green Bay Packers receiver Trevor Davis was featured on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon’s “NFL Superlatives” edition on Friday, Sept. 16, prior to the team’s game with the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016. (YOUTUBE.COM/FALLONTONIGHT / Courtesy)

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